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Easy climb for fantastic views

If you want to climb a mountain with great views from the top with relatively little effort then... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen B
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
Fantastic views

If you park at the Foxhunter car park, it’s a relatively straightforward walk, though my son took... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Bod_99
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to climb a mountain with great views from the top with relatively little effort then The Blorenge is for you. Whichever end you climb from you ascend at a steady rate with great views all around. We even found a herd of...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 19 August 2018

If you park at the Foxhunter car park, it’s a relatively straightforward walk, though my son took us on a geocaching hunt which involved going off the main path and through the heather, then clambering around on some big rocks, Take care if you’re not...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Having done the 3 peaks challenge successfully twice before i know what hell it is to climb The Blorenge early on a wet March morning.Basically a long wet hard slog up a green hell! Still the views are worth it from the top. Or you...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The location for Blorenge on here is wrong - it is in the Black Mountains above Abergavenny - or Llanfoist to be exact - and not the Brecon Beacons but is a wonderful walk and i've done it many times. Great for dog walkers although...More

Thank bulletdozer
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is an easy walk without any relevant gradient but still allowing great panormaic views. So anyone not too fit can still enjoy a day out.

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Reviewed 11 February 2015

This place is heaven on earth. Mind you, I spent lots of my childhood walking all over it, but it really is wonderful if you walk out to the end.

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Reviewed 8 January 2015

An easy walk from the nearby car park. Good views and in all directions though the aerials by the car park are a bit of an eye sore. The ground was fairly boggy but OK. Not a bad place to park up if you want...More

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